- n. Plural form of essential oil.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. (Chem.) a class of volatile oils, extracted from plants, fruits, or flowers, having each its characteristic odor, and hot burning taste. They are used in essences, perfumery, etc., and include many varieties of compounds; as lemon oil is a terpene, oil of bitter almonds an aldehyde, oil of wintergreen an ethereal salt, etc.; -- called also
volatile oilsin distinction from the fixedor nonvolatile.
“Other nonfoaming products that use essential oils and clay-based minerals include Terressentials and Logona nonfoaming hair washes.”
“Carefully formulated carrier and essential oils soften hair or beard, soothe skin, and are super-economical because you use only a drop in water.”
“The correspondence course consists of ten sections, covering such topics as the history of aromatics, essential oil production and purity, essential oil chemistry, the effects of essential oils on human physiology, psychoaromatherapy, pharmacology, treatment methods and applications, contraindications, and a detailed study of fifty-five essential oils and their biospecific therapeutic uses.”
“Most of the programs in this section train aromatherapists and flower essence practitioners, who use essential oils extracted from flowers, herbs, and roots to promote healing, relaxation, and physical and emotional fitness.”
“Colgate also became a supporter of the Mexican Development Foundation with, among others, a project to develop Mexican essential oils to substitute imports.”
“Young Living Essential Oils are widely considered the purest essential oils in the world and offer myriad uses for blending yourself.”
“To wean yourself off AHAs and other exfoliants, use antimicrobial essential oils for acne as well as gentle but effective green papaya-based masks and seaweed and other nourishing and detoxifying serums to stimulate cell renewal and collagen production for wrinkle reversal and prevention.”
“John Masters Organics Deep Scalp Follice Treatment & Volumizer For Thinning Hair is a unique combination of organic herbs and essential oils that works to improve nutrient intake, stimulate circulation, balance sebum production, and neutralize free radicals while providing volume and shine.”
“Tea tree, lavender, and clary sage essential oils in a rosemary hydrosol help balance and treat excess oil production.”
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